Nonproliferation and Nuclear Disarmament

Zia Mian, a physicist, delivered the opening keynote speech on nuclear disarmament and nonproliferation. He responded to audience members'… read more

Zia Mian, a physicist, delivered the opening keynote speech on nuclear disarmament and nonproliferation. He responded to audience members' questions.

Then the panelists talked about the historical, international, and environmental facets of the nuclear age. Young people to engaged in conversations with these experienced historians, policy experts, and activists about nuclear disarmament, environmental clean-up, and grassroots citizen mobilization.

Martin Sherwin is the co-author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning biography American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer, published by Vintage. Hugh Gusterson is the author of People of the Bomb: Portraits of America’s Nuclear Complex, published by University of Minnesota Press.

The event was held at American University. close

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  • Hugh Gusterson Professor George Mason University->Cultural Studies
  • Kevin Kamps Specialist Beyond Nuclear->Radioactive Waste
  • Jill Marie Parillo Deputy Director Physicians for Social Responsibility->Security Programs
  • Martin J. Sherwin University George Mason University->History and Art History Department
  • Zia Mian Director Princeton University->Project on Peace and Security in South Asia
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Nonproliferation and Nuclear Disarmament

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Program ID:
202268-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 14, 2008 | 3:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Apr 15, 2008 | 12:12am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Apr 14, 2008 | 3:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 14, 2008 | 11:34am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 14, 2008 | 5:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 15, 2008 | 12:12am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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